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Re: Challenge
« Reply #15 on: March 20, 2019, 10:52:13 AM »
My attempt, I used an 11" round to start and the shape of head was wrong.
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« Reply #16 on: March 20, 2019, 10:58:46 AM »
Then went for a 16" which formed a more rounded head shape.
The ears were wrong on first picture, then a bolder mouth and eyes.
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« Reply #17 on: March 20, 2019, 09:35:20 PM »
Charlie and Snoopy.
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Re: Challenge
« Reply #18 on: March 20, 2019, 10:46:52 PM »
I really liked making this Charlie Brown...and he makes me smile every time I walk past him.
It was good to try out different raisen twists.
I'm very happy how he turned out.....the pattern on jumper needs to be less inflated though.

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Re: Challenge
« Reply #19 on: March 24, 2019, 11:16:25 PM »
For my next challenge I wanted to do artist Naos Mickey Mouse. I love the chunky head and feet.
He has made many variations on Mickey but I like this one.

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Re: Challenge
« Reply #20 on: March 24, 2019, 11:25:08 PM »
This is Nao Osaka's Facebook page if anyone would like to take a look,

https://www.facebook.com/balloon.twist

and his website is, http://www.twistballoon.com/

and on BalloonHQ, https://balloonhq.com/column/dewey/mar14/
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Re: Challenge
« Reply #21 on: March 27, 2019, 04:16:13 PM »
Well...this was a challenge indeed!
I remade head twice and still nowhere near as cute as Nao's.
Plus the shoes were second attempt too.
I decided to make Mickey in black and white for a retro look.

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« Reply #22 on: March 28, 2019, 09:56:15 AM »
I enjoyed this one, I think I have enjoyed them all to be honest.
At first I was not keen but it's an interesting concept trying to
re-create a design from someone else.

Trying to make it look exactly the same.
Although I do steer off on occasions, this was my first attempt.
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« Reply #23 on: March 30, 2019, 10:08:17 AM »
I liked the retro look and made version two.
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« Reply #24 on: March 30, 2019, 10:09:38 AM »
Changed retro Mickey lower jaw into a 260.
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« Reply #25 on: April 14, 2019, 10:20:14 AM »
This was the challenge we set ourselves. The picture is from TwisTee.

This is her Instagram account, https://www.instagram.com/balloontwistee/?hl=en

Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/Kaiumporn.P
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Re: Challenge
« Reply #26 on: April 15, 2019, 09:04:46 AM »
I made a variation on a theme, I was curious about the head/hair structure.
Plus with a little artwork.
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Re: Challenge
« Reply #27 on: April 15, 2019, 05:04:40 PM »
I tried making her with a 12 inch round for the head...Graham didn't use a 12 inch....but I Definately prefer it made without the 12inch blush.
Plus the teddy was quite technical mine needs tweaking 😀

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« Reply #28 on: April 16, 2019, 08:23:49 AM »
I then had another go at making the design but it
looked more male like so went with it.
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« Reply #29 on: April 17, 2019, 08:44:51 AM »
As Danielle made the teddy I thought I should give it a go.
It was a little tricky getting the head shape.

I was not too keen on these challenges at first, making others designs.
But have to say its turned out very interesting trying to re create or
make a variation on a theme.
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